Recovery Worker

Imagine Independence, Carlisle, Cumbria

Job id:
329681559
Published:
03-08-2017
Expires:
14-08-2017
Job type:
Part-time
Salary level:£7,654  per year
Job sector:
Health Services, Social Services
Job id:
329681559
Published:
03-08-2017
Job type:
Part-time
Expires:
14-08-2017
Salary level:£7,654  per year
Note that this advert has expired!
The application deadline for this job advert has expired, and it is no longer possible to apply for the position.
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Imagine Independence is a charity with a positive approach to mental health which works to promote opportunities for people to live a full and independent life. We are proud to have the support of up to 150 volunteers and over 200 staff members to help those who need us.

Position: Recovery Worker - Job Reference: 17/47
Based in Carlisle 18.75 hours per week
Salary: £7,653.75
 
In this Recovery Worker role, you will provide personalised support to each client - in line with the individuals person-centred plan - and assist people to live as tenants and citizens in the local community. Support must be consistent with peoples rights, choices and responsibilities.

For example:
  • To see the people we support as valued customers of our service
  • To support people by planning with them and not for them
  • To create a support package that is holistic and led by the needs and preferences of each individual person
  • To support people to make informed choices
The level of support will vary according to the agreed level of support required and informed choice.
 
Support workers may provide support to individuals with a variety of different needs and conditions which may include mental health conditions, learning disabilities, acquired brain injuries, physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders, neurological impairments, psychiatric and clinical needs, addiction issues, complex behaviour and other needs.
 
This position will be based in Carlisle and Eden. Staff should be able to get to and from locations within the Carlisle and Penrith areas.
 
For further details and to download an application form and job description, please visit our website: www.imagineindependence.org.uk

Completed application forms are to be returned by no later than the closing date/time either by email to ewindle@imagineindependence.org.uk or by post to 25 Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ. 
 
Please note that we shortlist from received application forms only, we do not accept CVs.
 
Our benefits include contributory company pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and career development opportunities.
 
Closing date for applications: 14th August 2017
 
Interviews are currently scheduled to take place 22nd August in Carlisle, however this date is subject to potential change.

Imagine Independence aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
 
Registered Charity No. 1010203

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